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1986 Paris - Roubaix

84th edition: Sunday, April 13, 1986

Paris-Roubaix podium history | 1987 edition | 1985 edition

268 km. 179 starters, 57 classified finishers

The Race: Wet and muddy. There were still 30 riders left in the front group with 18 kilometers remaining. Sean Kelly attacked and took Rudy Dhaenens, Adri Van der Poel and Ferdi Van den Haute with him. Kelly finished a couple of bike lengths ahead of Dhaenens. This was the first of three years when Paris-Roubaix finished in town instead of in the velodome.

Complete Results:

  1. Sean Kelly (KAS) 6hr 48min 23sec. 39.374 km/hr
  2. Rudy Dhaenens (Hitachi) @ 1sec
  3. Adri Van der Poel (Kwantum) s.t.
  4. Ferdi Van den Haute (Skala-Skil) @ 2sec
  5. Ludo Peeters (Kwantum) @ 1min 29sec
  6. Johan Van de Velde (Panasonic) s.t.
  7. Marc Sergeant (Lotto) s.t.
  8. Francesco Moser (Supermercati Brianzoli) s.t.
  9. Patrick Versluys (Fangio) s.t.
  10. Nico Verhoeven (Skala-Skil) s.t.
  11. Paul Haghedooren (Lotto) s.t.
  12. Jacques Van der Poel (Skala-Skil) @ 1min 33sec
  13. Urs Freuler (Atala-Ofmega) @ 1min 46sec
  14. Frank Hoste (Fagor) @ 2min 17sec
  15. Noël Segers (Lotto) @ 2min 22sec
  16. Etienne De Wilde (Hitachi) s.t.
  17. Jan Wijnants (Hitachi) s.t.
  18. Fabio Bordonali (Carrera Jeans) s.t.
  19. Eric Vanderaerden (Panasonic) s.t.
  20. Dirk De Wolf (Hitachi) s.t.
  21. Jan Jonkers (Transvemij) @ 2min 34sec
  22. Alain Bondue (Système U) @ 3min 31sec
  23. Dominique Lecrocq (Système U) @ 3min 37sec
  24. Christian Lavainne @ 4min 23sec
  25. Roberto Pagnin (Malvor) s.t.
  26. Jean-Marie Wampers (Hitachi) @ 5min 48sec
  27. Jos Lammertink (Panasonic) s.t.
  28. Eddy Planckaert (Panasonic) s.t.
  29. Steve Bauer (La Vie Claire) @ 7min 0sec
  30. Greg LeMond (La Vie Claire) s.t.
  31. Guido Bontempi (Carrera Jeans) @ 8min 21sec
  32. Ludo De Keulenaer (Panasonic) s.t.
  33. Luc Colijn (Fangio) @ 12min 4sec
  34. Gilbert Duclos-Lassalle (Peugeot) @ 14min 23sec
  35. Bruno Leali (Carrera Jeans) @ 14min 41sec
  36. Frank Verleyen (Transvemij) s.t.
  37. Pascal Jules (Seat) s.t.
  38. Patrick Cocquyt (Hitachi) s.t.
  39. Dirk Demol (Fangio) s.t.
  40. Jean-Luc Vandenbroucke (KAS) s.t.
  41. Dirk Wayenberg (Skala-Skil) s.t.
  42. Roger De Cnijf (Transvemij) s.t.
  43. Massimo Ghirotto (Carrera Jeans) s.t.
  44. Jan Van Houwelingen (Skala-Skil) s.t.
  45. Eric Guyot (KAS) @ 14min 47sec
  46. Christian Chaubet (Fagor) s.t.
  47. Twan Poels (Kwantum) s.t.
  48. Jelle Nijdam (Kwantum) s.t.
  49. Martin Kemp (Roland) @ 18min 51sec
  50. Marco Bergamo (Carrera Jeans) @ 21min 51sec
  51. Frits Pirard (Skala-Skil) @ 22min 58sec
  52. Jörg Muller (KAS) @ 27min 42sec
  53. Hans Daams (Kwantum) @ 28min 22sec
  54. Stefan Van Leeuwe (Hitachi) s.t.
  55. Bob Roll (7-Eleven) s.t.
  56. Johan Capiot (Roland) s.t.
  57. André Lurquin (Lotto) @ 31min 32sec